The Americorner: Christmas Cancelled? The CENTA Free Trade Agreement between the EU and North Pole Region Narrowly Avoids Collapse

In the wake of the controversy surrounding CETA, The Americorner asks why no one is worried about this far more comprehensive deal.

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Online Terrorism: Radicalisation on the web

Editorial: Today the internet is a key platform for extremist propaganda and terrorist recruitment. Eric Hartshorne, author of ‘A brief history of Terror’ charts the rise of online terrorism and radicalisation and explains how they are being combatted.

What is Terrorism? A brief history of Terror and the Rise of IS

Eric Hartshorne leads us through the history of terrorism and the rise of IS

What does it mean to be a European citizen? The realities of EU citizenship and the nationalism problem of Europe

What does being a citizen of the European Union mean? What rights, what obligations? And is it incompatible with national identity? Elizabete Skrastina explains the ins and outs of EU citizenship.

Scotland – are you ready for more? Scotland on course for second independence vote after Brexit: Notes from a Lonely Island #4

In the wake of the Brexit vote, another referendum could split the UK with Scottish nationalists pushing for another independence vote. Emily Burt shows us the fault lines in the lonely island.

Little Europe in Bengal: Contemporary trends in conservation

A new colonial rivalry is brewing in Bengal- not about land but about conservation. Join Arnab Duta’s wonderful tour of ‘Little Europe in Bengal’ where he guides us through the efforts being made to restore and conserve the remains of India’s lesser known colonial settlements, and the politics surrounding it.

“They just have a different culture!” Disguised racism in right-wing rhetoric of the 21st century

Sabine Volk untangles the rhetoric of right-wing Europe and the idea of a common European root at the heart of recent such movements